Cedar Vale,

Population: 760 (1990)
Elevation: 949 feet
Latitude: 37° 6' 15" N
Longitude: 96° 29' 59" W
School District: USD 285
ZIP code: 67024
Area Code: 620


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   Cedar Vale is located on scenic highway US166 in far western Chautauqua, [CQ], county. The highway no longer runs through the heart of town, but it's worth a slight detour to see the sights. Much of the town is on hills overlooking the nearby Caney River. Downtown, there are several fine old stone buildings; the museum is especially nice.
  • A nice mural on the side of a downtown building offers scenes from Cedar Vale's past.
  • The old city jail can still be seen on a downtown side street.
  • The gravel road from Cedar Vale up to Grenola follows the valley of the Caney River through pretty country.
  • The "Wee Kirk" chapel is a few miles south; small signs point the way, but you might still want to stop and get directions.

Wee Kirk
Wee Kirk


Cedar Vale Chamber of Commerce
(620) 758-2244
303 Jefferson / P. O. Box 518 / Cedar Vale, KS 67024

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